Steinway Piano Recitals

Enjoy the sounds of Beethoven, Chopin, and other classical favorites performed on the Cranbrook House 1929 Steinway and Sons Concert Grand Piano. Performances take place annually in February, March, and April on Sundays at 3:00pm in the Cranbrook House Library. Each performance lasts about 45 to 60 minutes. Proceeds support the preservation of Cranbrook House & Gardens. 

Pianist: Ani Gogova

Sunday, April 19th, 2020 | 3:00pm
Doors to Cranbrook House open at 2:45pm

Program
Beethoven Sonata  No. 14 in C# minor: Quasi una fantasia, Op.27#2 (Moonlight)
Chopin Etudes Op. 10 #1, 8, 9, and 12
Rachmaninov Etudes-Tableaux Op.33 #2 and 8
Liszt: Apres une lecture du Dante: Fantasia quasi sonata

Registration is required by Friday, April 17, 2020 at 12:00pm as seating is limited. To make a reservation, please call 248.645.3149 or register online through the link below. 

Photograph of pianist Ani Gogova

Pianist: Julia Siciliano
Violinist:
Dmitri Makhtin

Sunday, March 22nd, 2020 | 3:00pm
Doors to Cranbrook House open at 2:45pm

Program
Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin No. 6 in A major, Op.30#1 
Beethoven Sonata for piano and violin No. 7 in C minor, Op.30#3

Registration is required by Friday, March 20, 2020 at 12:00pm as seating is limited. To make a reservation, please call 248.645.3149 or register online through the link below. 

EVENT POSTPONED: Due to the uncertainties presented by the coronavirus (COVID-19), we are postponing the March Steinway Piano Recital as a precautionary measure. The safety, security, and welfare of our guests, staff, and volunteers is our top priority. An email with more information will be sent to participants.

Photograph of Dmitri Makhtin

Pianist: Natalia Kazaryan

Sunday, February 23, 2020 | 3:00pm
Doors to Cranbrook House open at 2:45pm

Program
Lili Boulanger - Trois Morceaux Pour Piano
Messiaen - Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus
     XI. Première communion de la Vierge
     X. Regard de l’Esprit de joie
Beethoven - Variations in C minor
Ravel - Gaspard de la nuit 

Registration is required by Friday, February 21, 2020 at 12:00pm as seating is limited. To make a reservation, please call 248.645.3149 or register online through the link below. All reservations are final - no refunds.

Photograph of pianist Natalia Kazaryan by Ryan Brandenberg.

Admission
General Public: $30 per person 
Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary Members: $25 per person

Admission includes a $15 tax-deductible donation to the Cranbrook House & Gardens Auxiliary Endowment Fund.

Additional Information
Steinway Piano Recital tickets will not be mailed. We will have the name you used when you registered on our reservation list. If you register online, please bring a printed copy of your confirmation or go green and show it on your mobile device. 

Reservations are nonrefundable, but may be transferred to another guest if we are notified in advance. Please contact us at 248.645.3149 or houseandgardens@cranbrook.edu with any questions or for more information. 

Recital programs are subject to change.

Location and Parking
Cranbrook House
380 Lone Pine Road, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304

Parking is available onsite at Cranbrook House & Gardens. 
Click here for an Estate Map

Sponsors

The maintenance of the Cranbrook Steinway and Sons Concert Grand Piano for the 2019-2021 academic years is generously sponsored by The Ervin Family and The Stamell Family.

Photo Credit
Natalia Kazaryan photograph by Ryan Brandenberg